Comparision of

Azure Static Web Apps vs Render

Feature
Azure Static Web Apps
Render
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Infrastructure

What runs under-the-hood.

Azure
AWS and Google Cloud Platform (GCP)Depends on the region
Continuous Integration & Continuous Delivery (CI/CD)
Continuous deployment
Automated builds from Git

An easy integration with popular Git repository hostings like Github, GitLab and Bitbucket.

Instant rollbacks to any version

Easy way to promote any previous build to production without the need to revert commits or data changes.

Site previews for every push

New build with a unique URL for every commit and pull request.

Can be done for Pull Requests using Github Actions
Compatible with all Static Site Generators
Notifications

Events triggered on successful, canceled, or failed build.

Slack, Email, GitHub
Team Management

Create team account and invite your teammates to the project.

Custom domains

Bring your own domain and connect to the project.

Automatic HTTPS

SSL certificate generated automatically.

Rewrites & Redirects

HTTP 301 or 302 redirects from one URL to another. Rewrites work similar to reverse proxy and allow to send user to different URL without modifying the original URL.

Password Protection

An easy way to restrict access to the website for users who don't have password. Useful if you work on a new site and want to keep it in secret.

Free Tier
Websites

Number of projects you can have in Free Tier on one account.

Unlimited
Unlimited
Build Minutes
N/A
Unlimited
Concurrent builds
N/A
1 /service
Bandwidth
100GB /month
100GB /month
Team Members
Unlimited
Unlimited
Build Time Per Deployment

Build have to finish within the limited time. If not it will fail due to timeout.

15 minutes
N/A
Build Memory Limit (in MiB)

The amount of memory that is allocated by system to build process. Some operations like image processing are expensive and might require more memory. For Node.js it is <code>max-old-space-size</code> setting.

N/A
N/A
Serverless
Serverless Functions (API)
Node.js, .NET Core, Python and Custom Handlers
Edge Functions
Background Functions
CRON Jobs
$
$4 /month
Developer Experience
CLI
Extensions
Environment Variables
Build Logs
GitHub Actions logs
Build Canceling
Platform Built-in Products
Analytics
Authentication
Pre-configured providers include: Azure Active Directory, GitHub, Twitter. You can register a custom provider.
Database
PostgreSQL
Asset Optimizations
A/B Testing
Form Handling
Data Storage
Push Notifications
Machine Learning
Security & Compliance Offerings
Two-factor authentication
Team Logs
SOC2
SOC1 for now
ISO27001
GDPR
Last updateDecember 1, 2021November 1, 2021
Location
TTFB
Total Download
TTFB
Total Download
flagus-west-1
flagus-east-1
flagca-central-1
flagsa-east-1
flageu-central-1
flageu-west-2
flageu-west-3
flageu-north-1
flageu-south-1
flagaf-south-1
flagap-southeast-1
flagap-northeast-1
flagap-east-1
flagap-southeast-2
flagap-northeast-2
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